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ACE TESOL Certificate

Bow Valley College

Bow Valley College
The ACE TESOL Certificate is specifically designed to provide participants with the tools, strategies, skills and knowledge to be successful at teaching adults in English language programs either in Canada or abroad. It is recognized by TESL Canada for TESL Canada Professional Certification Standard One. ACE provides a strong focus on practical teaching skills and bases its coursework upon the most current teaching theory and methodologies. Course participants will improve communication and presentation skills and will increase self-confidence in their teaching abilities.

Registrar's Office
345-6 Avenue SE
Calgary, Alberta, T2G 4V1, Canada

  • Program Type Occupational
  • Credential Type Certificate
  • Length 110 - 120Hour(s) 2 Courses
  • Part Time Only
  • Cooperative Education
  • Continuing Education Only
  • Distance Learning
Admission Requirements
Applicants must have a university degree and must also provide evidence of English language proficiency through one of the following:
  • iBT – Overall 101 with a minimum of 23 in Listening, 24 in Reading, 27 in Speaking and 27 in Writing
  • IELTS Academic – 7 overall with a minimum score of 7 in each skill area
  • High school graduation from a high school in Canada, including minimum English Grade 12 score of 70%
  • Completion of an undergraduate degree from a university where English is the language of instruction and administration
  • Applicants without a university degree can be accepted in the ACE TESOL course, but they must have two years of post-graduate study. Furthermore, applicants without a university degree would not be eligible for TESL Canada certification until a university degree is also completed.

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Updated September 18, 2023. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.

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